Call for Papers & Call for Workshops (deadline: June 22nd 2013)
The call for papers and call for workshops of the 6th edition of NanotechItaly is now available on www.nanotechitaly.it
Nowadays, research and innovation demand a problem-solving approach, aiming to excellence in science, industrial leadership, responsiveness to societal challenges.
These goals are guiding Horizon 2020, which will foster European growth in the coming years, and NanotechItaly 2013 will showcase how nanotechnologies, together with the other Key Enabling Technologies (KETs), are instrumental to promote competitiveness and innovation in priority areas also relevant for the national economy.
Themes of the three-days event will be:
HEALTHCARE AND WELLBEING
CONNECTED AND MOBILE LIFE
NEW MATERIALS, PROCESSES AND MANUFACTURING
SUSTAINABILITY (CLEAN TECH)
Common aspects for industrial translation, such as open innovation, financing, start-ups, regulation, societal impacts, will also be taken into account.
The Conference will be an opportunity to deepen relevant issues and establish useful contacts for the participation to the Horizon 2020 calls, expected to be published at the beginning of 2014.
Call for Papers
Contributions should address scientific and industrial developments in the above areas and can be in the form of an oral presentation or a poster.
Deadline: June 22nd, 2013
Call for Workshops
Contributions should aim to present activity and results of EU, national, regional research and innovation initiatives addressing the themes of the Conference.
Deadline: May 31st, 2013
Contributions will be reviewed by the Conference international Scientific Committee, composed of representatives of private and public research and industry.
Opportunities for Start-Ups
A session “from the lab to the market” will give support and visibility to start-ups. For the first year, the business plan competition Nanochallenge & Polymerchallenge 2013 will take place during the event, in this session. Those willing to apply are kindly requested to visit the official website: www.nanochallenge.com .
Different types of exhibition stand will be available. Information will be provided upon request.
NanotechItaly 2012 programme .
Information on past editions .
Please, download here the NanotechItaly 2013 C all for Papers & Call for Workshops (full text) and the NanotechItaly 2013 Flyer .